Welcome to the Santa Barbara County Public Works Department
All Public Works administrative offices are closed to the public until further notice. For information, contact us at (805)568-3000.
- Flood Preparedness Information & Resources
- Isla Vista Safety Improvement Grant Application and Community Engagement
- Old Town Orcutt Safety Improvement Grant Application and Community Engagement
- Debris Flow Road and Bridge Repairs to Continue this Summer
- Small Business and Community Partnership Program
- Beach nourishment to begin at Goleta Beach County Park
- Public Works Department temporarily closes public permitting counters
- County celebrates new Ashley Road Bridge
The County and Goleta Union School District address food waste
About The Department
The Public Works Department is comprised of five Divisions:
Providing prudent fiscal management, staff support and other required resources to enable each division to obtain their goals.
Resource Recovery & Waste Management
Protecting the public health and environment of our community by efficiently managing waste products and utilities.
Responsible for maintaining accurate land records within the County of Santa Barbara
Providing a clear path, smooth ride, and a safe trip to the travelling public.